The Mid-Atlantic Panel on Aquatic Invasive Species’ 2023 RFP is now available on our website. The deadline for submitting proposals is about seven weeks from now – March 20, 2023.

2023 Request for Proposals
The Mid-Atlantic Panel on Aquatic Invasive Species (MAPAIS) is offering a small grants competition to encourage interested groups and individuals to submit proposals for possible funding. Approximately $30,000 in funding is available to support several one-year aquatic invasive species projects.

The Request for Proposals lists MAPAIS priorities and provides information about the format and timetable for submitting proposals. We encourage broad participation from groups and individuals concerned about AIS issues in the mid-Atlantic region. A proposal submission must address an AIS problem.

Please review the RFP instructions and download the PDF here:

Proposals must be submitted as one PDF file to by March 20, 2023 at 5:00 pm. Proposals not adhering to the solicitation guidance will be returned without review.